Join us Saturday, November 17th for a mixed terrain poker ride benefiting two local charities. Riders or teams of 2 will make their way to 5 unique locations to be named the morning of the event. At each stop they will receive 1 playing card, and the 5 cards each person/team collects will make up their poker hand.
Riders will select their own route to reach of the unique locations, jumping between dirt and road sections. It will be a choose-your-own adventure, a scramble and a test in route planning. The ideal bike for this event will be a gravel bike, but a hard tail mountain bike would be a good choice, as well.
There will be prizes for the best poker hands and other fun awards. This will not be a timed event, as it will be about having fun and raising money for two great causes. 100% of all proceeds will be split between MCBC and the SF Marin Food Bank.
WHEN: Saturday, November 17th
> 7:30am - Join us for coffee by Equator and fill your bottles with Osmo.
> 8:00am - Ride will start
> 11:00am-1:00pm - Post ride: beers by MCBC & pizza by Piazza D'Angelo
WHERE: The ride will start & finish at Studio Velo (31 Miller Ave., Mill Valley)
> The 5 check points will take you through the headlands and across Mount Tam.
> The ride will take between 2.5-4 hours depending on route and pace.
> There will be plenty of climbing.
> There will be one official stop to refuel.
> You must register ahead of time (see link below).
> Cost will be $50 for individual riders or $90 for teams of 2
> 100% of proceeds will go to MCBC & SF Marin Food Bank.
A big thank you to our partners: Osmo Nutrition, Velocio, Piazza D'Angelo, Equator Coffees
100% of all proceeds will be split between MCBC and the SF Marin Food Bank.